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Advisory Council April 2018 Meeting Agenda

April 27, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm (Eastern Time)
Streamed live --

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Room 800, H.H. Humphrey Building
Washington, DC 20201

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9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome and Charge for the Meeting
Laura Gitlin, Chair
9:15 am - 9:35 am
Updates and Follow-up from January Meeting
Laura Gitlin and Rohini Khillan
9:35 am - 11:15 am
Clinical Care Subcommittee Agenda: Advancing Consensus on Dementia Care Elements to Guide New Outcomes Measurement
Overview of History of Dementia Care Elements and Quality Measures
Gary Epstein-Lubow, Clinical Care Subcommittee Chair
Session 1: Advancing Consensus on Dementia Care Elements
  • Alzheimer's Association Dementia Care Practice Recommendations
    Sam Fazio and Doug Pace, Alzheimer's Association
  • Quality Care from the Perspectives of People Living with Dementia
    Cynthia Huling Hummel, NAPA Council Member
  • Care Planning and Health Information Technology: How to Aid Dementia Quality Care
    Liz Palena Hall, ONC
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Public Comments
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Session 2: Exemplar Models Informing the Need for New Outcomes Measurement
  • Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+): Exemplar of Governmental Initiative
    Laura Sessums, CMS/CMMI
  • Age-Friendly Health Systems: Exemplar of Non-government Initiative
    Amy Berman, John A. Hartford Foundation
    Kedar Mate, Institute for Healthcare Improvement

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm  
Moderated Discussion
Gary Epstein-Lubow and Shari Ling
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm  
Care Summit Final Report
  • Care Summit Process Report
    Sari Shuman, RTI
  • Final Report on Care Summit
    Katie Maslow, Laura Gitlin, and Rohini Khillan
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Federal Workgroup Updates
Erin Long, Shari Ling, and Richard Hodes
5:00 pm

April 27, 2018 -- Advisory Council Meeting #28

The meeting was held on Friday, April 27, 2018, in Washington, DC. During the meeting, the Clinical Care Subcommittee took charge of the theme, focusing on advancing consensus on dementia care elements to guide new outcomes measurement. The Council heard speakers in two sessions, one focused on developing consensus about dementia care elements, and the second on models that are informing outcomes measurement. The meeting also included updates on work from the previous meetings, a presentation on the final report from the October 2017 Care Summit, and federal workgroup updates. Material available from this meeting is listed below or at

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General Information



  • Main Summit Recommendations -- [HTML Version] [PDF Version]

  • National Research Summit on Care, Services, and Supports for Persons with Dementia and Their Caregivers: Report to the National Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services -- [HTML Version] [PDF Version]


Presentation Slides



  • Introductions and Updates -- [Video]

  • Clinical Care Agenda Session 1 -- [Video]

  • Public Comments -- [Video]

  • Clinical Care Agenda Session 2 -- [Video]

  • Care Summit Final Report -- [Video]

  • MEETING WRAP-UP: Final Report to the NAPA Advisory Council -- [Video]